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Langzhong, known as Baoning in ancient times, is a county-level city managed by Nanchong City in Sichuan Province. It is located on the northern edge of the Sichuan Basin, in the middle and upper reaches of the Jialing River, at the southern foot of Qinba Mountain, surrounded by mountains and surrounded by water in three directions. It borders Bazhong City and Yilong County in the east, Nanbu County in the south, Jiange County in the west, and Cangxi County in the north. For more than 2000 years, it has been an important military center for Bashu. Since Langzhou was upgraded to Baoning Prefecture in the Yuan Dynasty, Langzhong has always been the political, economic, cultural, educational, and commercial center of northern Sichuan.
Langzhong City covers an area of 1,878 square kilometers, governs 5 streets, 19 towns, and 4 townships, with a total population of 831,643 (2019). It is a model city for ecological construction in China, an excellent tourist city in China, an ancient county in the world for a thousand years, and the hometown of Chinese New Year culture.
Langzhong is known as “Langzhou Garden Wonderland” and “Bashu Key Point”. The poet Du Fu of the Tang Dynasty left here the famous phrase “Langzhou city is scarce in the south”. It is home to Langzhong Ancient City, one of the four most intact ancient cities in China. The site of the ancient city is a city based on the astronomical geomantic omen theory of the Tang Dynasty and is known as the “Ancient Fengshui City”. The best eco-tourism destination of “China National Tourism” in 2018.
In December 2018, Langzhong City won the “Top Ten Demonstration Counties and Cities for Poverty Alleviation and Targeted Poverty Alleviation in China in 2018”. In March 2019, it ranked among the first batch of counties in the revolutionary cultural relics protection and utilization area. On April 28, 2019, the Sichuan Provincial People’s Government decided to withdraw from the poverty-stricken counties. 2019 Top 100 Counties and Cities in Western China.